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Laughing Gas to Be Used as Antidepressant in Australian Medical Trial

Participants will sit in a chair and inhale nitrous oxide for an hour at a time while they "relax and listen to nice music." Enrolments are now open.
Gavin Butler
4.17.19
Australia Today

‘Teacher’s Pet’ Podcast Taken Down Ahead of Australian Murder Trial

The true crime series has been made "temporarily unavailable" in the interest of giving murder suspect Chris Dawson a fair trial.
Gavin Butler
4.8.19
Australia Today

The Christchurch Shooter has Been Charged with 50 Counts of Murder

The man responsible for the shooting deaths of 50 Muslim worshippers last month was initially charged with just one murder. This afternoon, New Zealand police announced more than 50 additional charges.
Gavin Butler
4.4.19
Australia Today

Fish Could Be Getting High and Horny off our Wastewater Drugs

Scientists are worried that all those drugs pumped through our sewers might be having a strange effect on the fish.
Gavin Butler
4.1.19
Australia Today

Melbourne Man Admits He Killed an Airbnb Guest over Unpaid Rent

Thirty-six-year-old Ramis Jonuzi was strangled to death after he was unable to pay the $210 he owed his host.
Gavin Butler
3.5.19
Australia Today

Australia's Last Blockbuster is Finally Closing

That means there's only one Blockbuster store left in the world.
Gavin Butler
3.5.19
Australia Today

15 Cans of Beer Saved This Guy From Alcohol Poisoning

Doctors in Vietnam treated a severe case of methanol poisoning with a strong dose of tinnies.
Gavin Butler
1.23.19
Drugs

A Melbourne Hospital Will Trial Magic Mushroom Therapy for Dying Patients

Australia's first shroom trial is set to take place at St Vincent's Hospital in April.
Gavin Butler
1.16.19
Australia Today

Sorry, but Your Nicotine-Free Vape Probably Contains Nicotine

Australian researchers tested tenn different "nicotine-free" vape liquids to find 60 percent of them contain nicotine.
Gavin Butler
1.14.19
Australia Today

A ‘Drug Overdose’ at Beyond The Valley Was Probably a Snake Bite

It's been revealed that 20-year-old Callum Edwards, who died of a suspected drug overdose last week, had tiger snake venom in his system.
Gavin Butler
1.10.19
Australia Today

Yael Stone has Accused Geoffrey Rush of Inappropriate Behaviour

Rush has denied the allegations, which mark the second case of a co-star speaking out against him.
Gavin Butler
12.17.18
Gaming

Fortnite Gamer Arrested After Allegedly Assaulting Girlfriend on Livestream

Other gamers called the police after witnessing the incident.
Gavin Butler
12.11.18
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